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the prank call to kate middleton's private nurse at the hospital. today king edward hospital held a news conference confirming the reports of the nurse's death. we can confirm jacintha was recently the victim of a hoax called to the hospital. the hospital had been supporting her through this difficult time. jacintha was a first-class nurse who care ed diligently for hundreds of patients during her time with us. >> terribly sad story. nbc's keir simmons joins us. what do we knee about the circumstances of this and what could have led to this? >> well, look jacintha saldanha was well respected and liked the hospital said. she had been at the hospital around four years. we think she was the nurse who took a call from an australian radio station, a prank call, where the radio hosts were pretending to be the queen and prince charles and got put through to the ward where kate middleton was. now the radio station has just issued a statement, andrea, saying that their deepest sympathies go to jacintha's family and it says chief executive officer has spoken with the host and presenters and they a
of us. >>> there's tragic news coming from london surrounding kate middleton's pregnancy. one day after the duchess of came bridge left a london hospital, one of the nurses that left there was found dead. she was the victim of a hoax phone call by a number of djs. take a listen. >> hello, there. could i please speak to kate, please? my granddaughter? >> yes, just hold on, ma'am. >> thank you. >> kate, my darling, are you there? >> hello, good morning. this is the nurse speaking. how may i help you? >> hello, i'm just after my granddaughter kate. >> moments ago, hospital officials confirmed the death of the nurse they called popular and well respected. >> the hospital had been supporting her through this very difficult time. she was a first-class nurse who cared diligently for hundreds of patients during her time with us. everyone is shocked about the loss of the much loved and valued colleague. >> nbc's michelle kosinski is live. what else have we learned about the victim? >> not much. the hospital said that she worked there at king edward the hospital for more than four years. she care
. but number 3, kim kardashian. >> right. >> there we go. >> number 5, kate middleton. so we still have this sort of, you know celebrity-driven culture, too. >> look. we use the web as a diversion too. we use it today to follow news. we use it to make major purchasing decisions and, you know, any kind of shopping. and we also use it as a die deversion you. now that it's so accessible. you are sitting on the train, commuting in somewhere. you are in the waiting room at the doctor's office and there you have your phone or you have your ipad. >> yeah. >> it's easy to just -- think about all of the times you hear sort of water-cooler discussion about about, some things. this week with the announcement that kate middleton is pregnant. how many people say, is that true? they looked it up on their phone. >> you know it as well. >> with the interest in the election, who were the politicians that people wanted to know more about most? >> this year? >> obama wasnu 1 as far as politicians. people real very interested in the politicians' families as well. that ha
the london hospital where kate middleton was treated. a nurse who fielded it the call that was a hoax call has taken her own life. she was a first-class nurse, says the hospital. back to "hardball." >>> well, this isn't a progress report because there's no progress to report. when it comes to the fiscal cliff that's threatening our economy and threatening jobs, the white house has wasted another week. >> welcome back to "hardball." that was speaker boehner's downbeat assessment of fiscal negotiations. he went on putting blame squarely on the president. let's listen. >> this president has adopted a deliberate strategy to slow walk our economy right to the edge of the fiscal cliff. it's time for the president, if he's serious, to come back to us with a counteroffer. >> shortly after, house minority leader nancy pelosi put the blame back on republicans. let's listen. >> the only obstacle standing in the way of middle income tax relief are the republicans' unwillingness to ask the top 2% to pay their fair share. this is a moment of truth. the clock is ticking. christmas is coming, the goose is
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